Questions From Our Mailbox
Q. Can an employer do an instant drug screen on a DOT employee at the same time as the DOT urine collection that is sent to the lab so they know the results immediately?
What's a Metabolite Doing in my Drug Test? - Drugs of Abuse Testing and Metabolites
It may come as a surprise that some drug test kits don't actually detect the drug named on the kit. Instead, the kits detect one or more metabolites of the drug...
Manufacturers of DOT breath alcohol testing instruments are required to write a Quality Assurance Plan (QAP) for each instrument that is approved for DOT alcohol testing. Manufacturers submit their QAP to DOT for approval.
Two Year Warranty
Intoximeters recently announced that all DOT instruments will now carry a two-year factory warranty. Following is a list of instruments that are covered by the new warranty policy....